Doing business with Defence - Opportunities and Innovation in the Defence Supply Chain

Opportunities and Innovation in the Defence Supply Chain. Helpful advice and information about supplying to the MOD can be found in the brochure, including information about MOD organisations, what we procure, and where to find contracting opportunities.

It is a great source of information for suppliers looking to do business with the MOD.

Doing business with Defence

If you are looking for more detailed information, including a directory of, prime contractors, Trade Associations and MOD teams, look here.

Alternatively if you would like a hard copy of the handbook, as well as a recent copy of Defence Contracts Bulletin you can request a Free MOD information pack here to be sent to you.

Doing Business with defence – Outreach Events

The MOD’s Doing Business with Defence Outreach team provides advice and guidance to companies interested in becoming suppliers to defence.  The team can provide help on:

  • becoming a defence supplier
  • accessing MOD tender and contract opportunities online and free of charge
  • explain procedures and processes we use to buy a wide variety of goods and services

You can meet the team at various exhibitions, seminars and ‘meet the buyer’ events each year at locations across the UK. Click below to find out what events are taking place in the near future.

Learn how to make the most from the defence market.

With our free DCO webinars you can learn how to maximise your ability to win contracts with the MOD through our Defence Contracts Online portal. If you haven’t already registered for the MOD DCO supplier portal you can do so here.

See upcoming webinars Register for the next DCO webinar

Cyber Essentials Certification – How to get certified webinars

A key part of supplying to the MOD is showing your organisation meets the cyber security criteria. Find out more about Cyber Essentials certification with our webinar available to watch now.

Watch Cyber Essentials Webinar


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